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Indiana online schools
August 27, 2019
Board members quit after two embattled Indiana virtual schools lose their charters
After losing their charters Monday night, two embattled virtual charter schools were scheduled to hold board meetings Tuesday night to discuss finishing the…
August 23, 2019
Teachers who continued to work at failing Indiana virtual schools won’t get a final paycheck
When Indiana Virtual School and Indiana Virtual Pathways Academy agreed to close amid enrollment scrutiny earlier this summer,…
a closer look
August 20, 2019
Federal investigators seek student records and spending details at Indiana Virtual School
The subpoena summoned representatives of Indiana Virtual School and Indiana Virtual Pathways Academy to testify in front of a grand jury Aug. 6 with requested documents.
near the end
August 19, 2019
As they ask for more money, two Indiana virtual schools say they are all but closed
Despite painting a picture of schools that are all but shut down, an attorney for Indiana Virtual School and Indiana Virtual Pathways Academy asked to keep them open.
July 25, 2019
Two Indiana virtual schools face swift closure as they shrug off blame for enrollment scandal
Now, Daleville could issue a final decision in a month that could close both schools at the end of September.
July 23, 2019
Indiana virtual schools’ shoddy communication around its closures could force an earlier shutdown
The Daleville school board will consider Thursday night whether to speed up the closures of the two troubled virtual schools.
open or closed?
July 22, 2019
Open or closed? Parents and students at troubled Indiana virtual schools receive mixed messages
Confusion is swirling over whether two beleaguered online schools, at odds with the state and their oversight agency, are still operating, potentially leaving thousands of…
July 12, 2019
State cuts off funding to Indiana Virtual School and sister school. But will Indiana get its money back?
Indiana is withholding funds from Indiana Virtual School and Indiana Virtual Pathways Academy until it recovers more than $47 million from the two schools combined.
where the money goes
July 10, 2019
‘How did we miss this?’ Indiana officials blast lack of oversight in $40M virtual school scandal
The schools’ oversight agency, Daleville Community Schools, bore the brunt of the board’s blame for the online schools’ alleged abuse of millions in public dollars.
July 8, 2019
‘I’m just at a loss’: This student moved away, but apparently stayed on Indiana Virtual Pathways Academy’s rolls
Every couple of days, Holli Stevenson receives an email that her daughter, Abbey, has been put on probation for not showing up to…
July 8, 2019
State could seek $40M after probe finds Indiana Virtual School inflated enrollment — even counting a student who had died
Indiana Virtual School and Indiana Virtual Pathways Academy allegedly inflated their enrollment to at least twice its actual size, according to the state examiner.
June 19, 2019
With little fanfare, Daleville board votes to shutter controversial Indiana Virtual School
Five stoic Daleville school board members said nothing about their decision except to unanimously approve the closure agreement, leaving many unanswered accusations.
June 19, 2019
The deal to close Indiana Virtual School leaves unanswered questions. Here’s what we want to know
The closure deal means that Indiana Virtual School officials won’t have to respond to accusations of mismanagement at their schools.
June 17, 2019
In a surprise deal, embattled Indiana Virtual School and its sister school to close amid scandal
The virtual charter school that sparked statewide scrutiny of online education has quietly negotiated a deal to close, avoiding a possibly heated public hearing.
behind closed doors
June 10, 2019
Indiana Virtual School wants to deal with charter revocation privately to avoid ‘mudslinging’
Leaders of Indiana Virtual School and Indiana Virtual Pathways Academy missed a second chance to submit a response to the accusations from their charter authorizer.
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